24 TB Hard drives expected in 2022

The ever-growing need for large storage media is forcing hard drive manufacturers to introduce new magnetic recording technologies every few years. But besides this, there are other methods of increasing the capacity of hard drives. One of these is the use of more magnetic recording plates. Toshiba was the first manufacturer to market hard drives using nine … Read more

Western Digital releases My Passport SSD with up to 2TB Capacity

Western Digital has unveiled a new WD-branded My Passport solid-state drive in various capacities up to a maximum of 2TB. “The new My Passport has exactly the features — speed, reliability, and functionality — that users expect from devices made by our company,” said Susan Park, vice president of User Solutions at Western Digital. “This powerful … Read more

SK Hynix launches NVMe SSD based on 128-layer 3D NAND TLC

SK Hynix unveiled the world’s first NVMe SSDs based on 128-layer 3D NAND TLC chips in the Gold P series. The devices are made in M.2 format, equipped with PCI Express 3.0 x4 interface, and are offered in 500 GB and 1 TB versions. The drives are based on proprietary controllers and a small buffer from … Read more